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authorJunio C Hamano <>2017-06-22 21:18:02 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2017-06-22 21:18:05 (GMT)
commit5402b1352f5181247405fbff1887008a0cb3b04a (patch)
parent9eafe86d58a2d2b30e8b33f6697519fc7f104443 (diff)
Tenth batch for 2.14
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 28 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.14.0.txt b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.14.0.txt
index a71615a..9c252cd 100644
--- a/Documentation/RelNotes/2.14.0.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RelNotes/2.14.0.txt
@@ -86,6 +86,10 @@ UI, Workflows & Features
* Update "perl-compatible regular expression" support to enable JIT
and also allow linking with the newer PCRE v2 library.
+ * "filter-branch" learned a pseudo filter "--setup" that can be used
+ to define a common function/variable that can be used by other
+ filters.
Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
@@ -168,6 +172,13 @@ Performance, Internal Implementation, Development Support etc.
which then may cause Git operations to fail. Single out "the index
being locked" case and forcibly drop the lock from the copy.
+ * Three instances of the same helper function have been consolidated
+ to one.
+ (merge e0556a928f pc/dir-count-slashes later to maint).
+ * "fast-import" uses a default pack chain depth that is consistent
+ with other parts of the system.
Also contains various documentation updates and code clean-ups.
@@ -337,6 +348,23 @@ notes for details).
potty needs to be prepared to show the help text without barfing.
(merge d691551192 jk/consistent-h later to maint).
+ * Help contributors that visit us at GitHub.
+ (merge 0b1bb0c032 ls/github later to maint).
+ * "git stash push <pathspec>" did not work from a subdirectory at all.
+ Bugfix for a topic in v2.13
+ (merge 22fc703ec9 ps/stash-push-pathspec-fix later to maint).
+ * As there is no portable way to pass timezone information to
+ strftime, some output format from "git log" and friends are
+ impossible to produce. Teach our own strbuf_addftime to replace %z
+ and %Z with caller-supplied values to help working around this.
+ (merge 6eced3ec5e rs/strbuf-addftime-zZ later to maint).
* Other minor doc, test and build updates and code cleanups.
(merge 8ba74bfd7c jc/diff-tree-stale-comment later to maint).
(merge 68602c01fd sb/submodule-rm-absorb later to maint).
+ (merge 68241cb9dd sb/t4005-modernize later to maint).
+ (merge ae52d57f0b km/test-mailinfo-b-failure later to maint).
+ (merge 8b1d9136e1 sg/revision-parser-skip-prefix later to maint).
+ (merge bb8efa1772 sd/t3200-branch-m-test later to maint).